Can take a break and go for a vacation, she suggested. In all the four decades that she saw her husband conduct serious diplomacy, Martine never stepped into his realm, always maintaining a distance between his work and her passion for art, cookbooks and travel. But in the first fortnight of September 1988, Martine repeatedly asked Dean to end his ambassadorship quietly and to proceed to a quiet retired life in their homes in Paris and Switzerland..

In the midst of packing, list making and sawing a garden flamingo’s metal leg in two (the other one was missing, you see), Little Mate needed food, attention and bed. Two out of three ain’t bad, right? Was for Meatloaf. My boy got the food, but the attention from visiting friends meant there was little of that final, vital ingredient..

Bennett’s encore was “Who Cares,” which elicited a laugh with the lyric: “I am not concerned with/Stocks and bonds that I’ve been burned with.”He told old show biz stories with warmth and humor. “Rosemary Clooney and I were the first American Idols,” Bennett said, recalling that a 1949 TV performance was noticed by Pearl Bailey, who then booked Bennett for her Greenwich Village show. Attendee Bob Hope felt Bennett’s real name, Anthony Benedetto, was too long, and suggested the shortened version.

‘The Duke of Norfolk [The Earl Marshal, the royal officer responsible for major ceremonial occasions] said to me, “Well Tony, you know about this sort of thing. Just get on with it,” ‘ recalled Snowdon, who died in 2017. He drew on his professional skills as a photographer and designer to create a princely pageant fit for six hours of television.

It hard to follow a great movie year like 1999 (The Matrix, Fight Club, Office Space, American Beauty, The Green Mile, Three Kings, Election, etc.) and unfortunately, 2000 is not remembered fondly. Sure you had Gladiator, Traffic, Wonder Boys (I threw that in myself. It wasn popular) and Meet the Parents, but there was also bad blockbusters like Mission: Impossible II, Scary Movie and The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps..

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